Damien Challamel, Partner, is an expert in all legal aspects of intellectual property, whether in an advisory role or in litigation and disputes. He also has significant experience in commercial litigation.
Damien advises, assists and represents French and foreign companies, as well as copyright and other intellectual property designers and inventors, across a wide range of sectors (including advertising, agri-food, pharmaceutical, IT, finance).
A member of the Paris Bar for more than twenty years, Damien has practiced law in French and international law firms (Freshfields, Paris and London) and thereafter co-founded a firm specializing in business law as the head of its intellectual property and commercial litigation practice. Damien Challamel is regularly quoted and recommended by Legal 500. He practices in both French and English and is fluent in Italian.
Areas of Expertises
- Intellectual property (trademark, copyright, patent)
- Commercial litigation
- Special dispute resolution (UDRP) in the domain names area
- LLM International Law - University of Paris I Panthéon-Sobonne
- M.A. Private Law - University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas,
What clients say about him: *
"Damien is remarkably efficient. He has a perfect command of intellectual property litigation and demonstrates a strong commitment to his clients.”
"Damien is very responsive, shows great availability" [and] "combines a perfect command of intellectual property law issues with a very good knowledge of the practices in the advertising industry."
"Damien assists specialized clients in many sectors. He is dedicated and tenacious"
"Damien is an excellent technician, with great analytical finesse and he is pugnacious in litigation matters."
"Damien has solid experience in intellectual property litigation.”
*Legal 500. The reference guide to the Paris law firm market for businesses.